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Minister Announces New eHealth Board of Directors, Independent Review of Governance, Management and Program Operations
Health Minister Paul Merriman has announced changes to the Board of Directors of eHealth Saskatchewan, the Treasury Board Crown Corporation responsible for information technology for Saskatchewan’s health system. The Minister also provided instruction to the new Board of Directors to initiate an independent review of the governance, management and program operations at eHealth. The announcement follows the government’s acceptance of the Office of the Saskatchewan Information and Privacy Commissioner report released on January 8, 2021.
COVID-19 Update for January 12: 9,880 Vaccines Delivered, 248 New Cases, 226 New Recoveries, Five New Deaths
As of January 12, a total of 9,880 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in Saskatchewan.
Today, the Government of Saskatchewan is announcing an additional $2.5 million in funding for independent schools that have experienced an increase in enrolment due to the pandemic.
Today Canada’s Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Marie-Claude Bibeau and Saskatchewan's Premier Scott Moe announced $9.8 million in funding for 39 crop-related research projects through Saskatchewan’s Agriculture Development Fund (ADF).
COVID-19 Update for January 11: 8,948 Vaccines Delivered, 412 New Cases, 162 New Recoveries, Eight New Deaths
The province is expecting 6,825 doses of the Pfizer vaccine and 5,400 doses of the Moderna vaccine to arrive this week; the confirmed date of arrival and distribution locations will be announced this week.
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As of January 10, a total of 7,929 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in Saskatchewan.
As of January 9, a total of 6,964 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in Saskatchewan. This includes 2,069 Pfizer doses and 788 second doses in the Regina pilot program; 2,681 Pfizer doses in Saskatoon; 386 Pfizer doses in Prince Albert; 482 Moderna doses in the Far North West zone, 65 Moderna doses in the Far North Central and 493 Moderna vaccinations were administered yesterday in the Far North East.
Earlier today, the Office of the Saskatchewan Information and Privacy Commissioner (OIPC) released an Investigation Report examining the eHealth Saskatchewan cyberattack reported on January 10, 2020. The Government of Saskatchewan finds several of the privacy commissioners findings deeply troubling and is responding with a number of immediate and planned actions to address recommendations.